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Balkan Circle: Returning "Home": Bosniack Migrants in Turkey

Milena Djordjevic-Kisacanin

Fri, May 1, 2020 | BUR 231

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Balkan Circle: Returning


The Balkan Circle is a weekly seminar where lectures, presentations, exhibits, or open interactive dialogues will focus on any (and all) aspects of historical, political, economic, social and cultural phenomena in the (so-called) Balkans. The seminar is free and open to the public and will be held every Friday from 12.00 pm to 1.30 pm in BUR 231.

Returning "Home": Bosniack Migrants in Turkey by Milena Djordjevic-Kisacanin

Milena Djordjevic-Kisacanin is an undergraduate student whose research seeks to understand how and why Bosniacks chose to migrate to Turkey after WWII; why Bosniacks are so well-integrated in Turkish culture; how Bosniack identity is constructed within the framework of Turkish nationalism; and how different generations of immigrants understand their place in modern Turkey. 

Sponsored by: CREEES

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